The work off the court has been as important as the skills shown on it resulting in a major turnaround in the fortunes for the Heller’s Mainland Beko Netball League squad.
When Kate Lloyd saw Kiri Wills’ number pop up on her phone, she never thought she’d be getting the call-up to the NZU21 team for Netball World Youth Cup Gaborone 2017.
Charlotte Elley could barely wipe the smile off her face when she gathered with her NZU21 team-mates for the first time since the Netball World Youth Cup Gaborone 2017 (NWYC2017) team was announced.
Netball Mainland has worked closely with Netball New Zealand and High Performance Sport NZ to develop the Zone’s player development guidelines, in line with the national body.
Zoe Walker doesn't want to be the last netball player from Nelson to play for the Tactix.
Silvermoon Tactix defender Zoe Walker has been one of the form players for the side this season and will have the chance take her skills home when ANZ Premiership netball heads to Nelson.
Netball New Zealand (NNZ) recently announced the athletes selected in the 2017/18 Pathway to Podium (P2P) squad, three of them being from Netball Mainland.